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Pakistan does not want war with India, says Foreign Minister Qureshi

His comments came hours after the External Affairs Ministry in New Delhi said that Pakistan Air Force targeted military installations in India

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi
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Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Wednesday that his country does not want a war and asked India to come to the table to resolve all outstanding issues.

"Today's strike demonstrates our right, will and Capability to defend ourselves. We do not want war. We hope India will come to the table to resolve all outstanding issues," Qureshi said.

His comments came hours after the External Affairs Ministry in New Delhi said that Pakistan Air Force targeted military installations in India in response to Indian counter-terrorism operations but their attempts were foiled successfully though one Indian pilot is "missing in

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First Published: Feb 27 2019 | 9:49 PM IST

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